Camp Heathcote is ideal for participants who are looking for an all-round Outdoor Adventure Skill experience. Based on an American Summer Camp experience, Venturer Scouts have the ability to choose from a variety of water and land based activities.

Important info

Venturing skills / Stage 4 camping suggested
Expedition Cost:
Transport Cost:
Maximum Participants:
90 Youth, 18 Adults
BYO tents
Spending Money:
Minimal – Local shops for snacks
Provided – Caters for special diets
Wi-Fi Internet:
N/A – Mobile coverage only
Specific things to pack:
Weather and activity appropriate clothing, uniform, day pack
and personal items. Participants may wish to bring activity
specific equipment (harness etc) but not required.
Bag Weight Limit:
N/A – (23Kg if flying)


Venturer Scouts are not locked into a set itinerary and have the freedom to choose from various activities which include:


  • Sydney City tour
  • Mountain biking
  • Climbing
  • Hiking
  • Learn to Surf
  • Sandboarding
  • Water Skiing
  • Some of the night activities include: A hypnotist, movie nights and lots more!

Itineraries are intended to give participants an idea of the activities on the expedition.
The order they are delivered may vary and all outdoor activities are weather dependent.

Youth Program

Venturer Scouts are encouraged to review the itinerary with their Unit Council.
This expedition may be applied to the following Program Essentials and achievement pathways.